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Andrew H.

9 Reviews
San Mateo, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, Cantonese, Tagalog
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
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Andrew H.

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Interest in learning salsa? Want to impress your friends? Or, is there a wedding coming up and you want to learn a partner-dancing? Maybe, you just want to improve on any basic skills or techniques?

My name is Andrew and I have been dancing for more than 7 years, starting with bboying in high school and then Latin dancing. I was a Ballroom Director for the student organization on campus during my college study, as well as joined the SJSU Ballroom Dancesport Team. Right now, I am offering private lesson to beginner and beginner-intermediate for salsa.

My lessons are catered in developing basic fundamental techniques and footwork. After the mastery of the basic fundamental technique and footwork, we will then work toward building patterns. My goal is to make sure my students are comfortable and confident enough in dancing to a full 3 mins songs. Throughout the courses, I will also introduce dance theory and music theory. By combining theories with body mechanic, I am striving to ...

About Andrew

Andrew Huang has been dancing for more than 7 years. The passion for dancing began in high school where he fell in love with breakdancing and hip hop. Eventually, he branched off toward a different genre of dance. In San Jose State University (SJSU), where he obtained the BFA in Interior Design, he

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Sarah
Andrew was a great instructor. He was excellent at communication as far as coordinating and scheduling the lessons. He was flexible and customized his teaching to fit our needs. He made Salsa fun and interesting and was very patient. I highly recommend working with him. It's an awesome experience!
Adi
Andrew was patient and is a talented teacher. Highly recommended!!
Verena
Such fun! This was my fifth lesson with Andrew. I have learned soooo much. I appreciate how he not only breaks down the physical movements but also breaks down the music and instruments so I better understand how it all comes together! These lessons are worth every penny!

Noreen K.

2 Reviews
Milpitas, CA
Starting at $120
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Noreen K.

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Dance is dedicated to the youth and adults in the community where all dancers can have fun, express creativity, build self-confidence while at the same time learn the fundamentals of different styles of dance. Dancers will have the opportunity to develop technique and personal development that will lead them to grow as a performing artist. I truly believe that everyone should recognize their passion and follow their hearts and dreams.

I strive to continue the tradition of integrity, excellence, and passion of the arts where all dancers are thriving in the artistic community!

About Noreen

I started dancing at the age of 7 training in jazz, hip hop, lyrical, ballet and tap dancing. I participated in several dance competitions such as Shows Stopper and Star Power where I continue to strive and developed the passion for dance. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education and Child Psy

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Leslie
Ms. Noreen has got to be one of the best dance teachers around! As a result of taking her classes, I have become more knowledgeable in the field of dance, as well as a more confident person. She is a patient, kind, and understanding person, determined to help her students reach their full potential as dancers. I highly recommend taking her classes (which range from ballet, hip hop, jazz, and tap) if you're a beginner dancer, or even an experienced one wanting to hone your skills. You'll definitely progress as a dancer and perhaps make some new friends through class! :))
Julianne
I've taken private lessons with Ms. Noreen for a while. The lessons helped improve my flexibility, core strength also my ability to dance and boost my confidence of dancing in front of an audience. I highly recommend these lessons
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Kārlis T.

San Jose, CA
Starting at $125
  • Speaks Russian, Latvian, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kārlis T.

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I am 7 times national champion in Ballroom Dancing of Latvia.
Finalist of World & European dance championships.

Ballroom Dancing is my passion and I am an expert in Latin American and Standard dances, as well I am professional choreographer for your wedding or any other dance event of your choice.

About Kārlis

I am an expert level teacher of ballroom dancing. I have more than 5 years of experience in working with some of the best ballroom dancers in Europe. Last couple of years, while living in California, I have been working with adults, focusing on beginners and also advanced dancers who wish to learn

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Essence P.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Bachelors degree from Gulf Coast State College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Essence P.

7 Reviews
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You will learn chreo, how to count steps and rhythm and how to dance like a pro! I will be teaching lyrical, hip-hop, jazz and ballet.

About Essence

I love teaching and being the reason students learn new materials and information and stick with it. I have a passion in helping people learn and reaching their goals. I’m very easy to get along with, outgoing, loyal, fun and dedicated in everything that I do. You will not only learn GREAT informat

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Stephen
The best Mac and cheese I have ever made was taught by Ms. Essence. I love how fun and how much she taught me about food and how to clean foods correctly. All the recipes I learned from here I used for Thanksgiving this year it was the best
Katrina Vazquez
I love her classes she is very creative and very dedicated in makeup she knows all the different kinds of make up for each skin type and she knows makeup brands I never heard of My face use to break out bad and when I start using the product she told me to use my face looks so healthy and clear
Amy Brock
I loved her classes She was very fun to work with and she taught me about my skincare and how to apply and take off makeup the correct way she is very sweet and it doesn’t matter what time of the day it is she will always answer and help if need be

Cristian P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $167
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Advanced
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Cristian P.

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Being born in Ecuador, Cristian has had rhythm in his blood since his early ages. He has been a significant part of Fred Astaire Dance Studios for 10 years and has been awarded Top Fred Astaire Teacher in New Jersey and Worldwide. Cristian is known for his charisma, effortless ability to transfer his way of moving to his students, and expertise to perform in nearly all styles of dance. You can find Cristian sharing his passion with students, training to evolve his dancing skills and knowledge, or competing across the nation with partner Devyn-Nicole Pasalano.

About Cristian

Being born in Ecuador, Cristian has had rhythm in his blood since his early ages. He has been a significant part of Fred Astaire Dance Studios for 10 years and has been awarded Top Fred Astaire Teacher in New Jersey and Worldwide. Cristian is known for his charisma, effortless ability to transfer h

Timothy P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Timothy P.

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Timothy P. is an award-winning magician and top consultant for other big-name magicians around the world. He currently works for the second largest magic company in the world creating magic for top magicians in the field and teaching them how to perform it. He is originally from New York and built his show from the streets to penthouses for some of the largest names in New York. His magic has captivated celebrities such as Nicholas Cage, Randy Jackson, along with companies such as Disney and Conair.

With years of experience teaching magic to students and other magicians, Timothy knows how to cater to your needs and wants. He has appeared on some of the largest stages at the largest magic conventions to lecture on the material he has created to other magicians. You can have peace of mind when learning from Timothy P. because you will be learning from one of the most sought after magicians in the field.

About Timothy

Timothy P. is an award-winning magician and top consultant for other big-name magicians around the world. He currently works for the second largest magic company in the world creating magic for top magicians in the field and teaching them how to perform it. He is originally from New York and built

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"Jared is an awesome dance instructor for a wide variety of experience! Whether it be beginner or advanced level skills! Overall a wonderful experience and would recommend!"
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"Just had my first class with David and he is a fantastic instructor. He was very attentive and helped give me pointers on how to dive into a character. I am looking forward to my future classes with him."
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Marjorie is warm and welcoming, with a wealth of knowledge about all aspects of performance. She has the ability to coax her students out of their comfort zones, while minimizing their fear and maximizing their thrill of accomplishment, in doing something new and challenging."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Marjorie K.
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Took Dance lessons from Aparna S.
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Fawn makes it easy to learn and she is also easy to have a conversation with. She makes lessons personable and not so formal, so it makes it more comfortable to learn. I find myself opening up more and more, and as this happens, I am advancing faster and faster and getting to the heart of my goals and the areas where I need to continue to grow. Fantastic teacher, fantastic person!"
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Fawn A.
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"I absolutely adore Chrissy. She has a real skill set. I've learned a lot from Chrissy. She has helped a boatload with my confidence. I'm eager to keep going and learning from her."
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Took Acting lessons from Chrissy S.
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"Robert was awesome to work with. His home studio is spacious, comfortable and well lit. He also had the video and playback equipment to effectively tape and review all of our work together. He gave great direction, was extremely patient, knowledgable and fun. I highly recommend Robert for any of your tv/film acting needs."
Janora
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Robert E.
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